Grootbos Secret Season (Part 2)

Grootbos Secret Season (Part 2)

Published: 30 Jun 2017, , By: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

We take a look at the interesting experiences during the Secret Season at Grootbos (May to July).

Whale Watching - 29 June Blog Update

Whale Watching - 29 June Blog Update

Published: 30 Jun 2017 , By: Dyer Island Cruises Whale & Eco Tours , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

1-2-3 Whale!!

An Inside Look into Stanford’s Many Attractions

An Inside Look into Stanford’s Many Attractions

Published: 11 Apr 2017 , By: Xplorio , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

We take a closer look at some of the exciting activities that Stanford has to offer...

First Impressions

First Impressions

Published: 04 Apr 2017 , By: Fynbos Retreat , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

First posted on our website in April of 2014 this blog aims to capture my very first impressions of Fynbos Retreat, Witvoets Kloof before we came to work here.

Peculiar Pollinators

Peculiar Pollinators

Published: 04 Apr 2017 , By: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

The yellow trailing pincushion (Leucaspermun prostatum) is part of the greater genus, Leucaspermun...

Marine Big 5: Cape Fur Seals

Marine Big 5: Cape Fur Seals

Published: 16 Jan 2017 , By: Dyer Island Cruises Whale & Eco Tours , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

Cape fur seals are “endemic” to Namibia and South Africa...

A day at Mosaic: Birding + Kayaking + Picnic

A day at Mosaic: Birding + Kayaking + Picnic

Published: 09 Dec 2016 , By: Mosaic Lagoon Lodge , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

Birding, picnics and kayaking are sought-after activities when it comes to time well spent at Mosaic Private Sanctuary.

The Story behind Overberg WildnFree

The Story behind Overberg WildnFree

Published: 27 Apr 2016 , By: Overberg WildnFree , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

Sometimes in tragedy we find our life's purpose...

Fynbos takes one up on the Amazon Jungle

Fynbos takes one up on the Amazon Jungle

Published: 29 Jul 2014 , By: Grootbos Private Nature Reserve , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

What makes fynbos so unique? Join Grootbos on a photographic journey through fynbos and discover why the smallest floral kingdom in the world puts the Amazon Jungle to shame.

Octopus

Octopus

Published: 03 Nov 2015 , By: Xplorio , Category: Stanford Great Outdoors

Meet my smart venomous 8 armed friend with 3 hearts that pump blue blood!